Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

Balloons and Father Christmas 2012

For our third Thanksgiving in the USA, we decided to turn our backs on an all day eating fest and join one of the best loved traditions – so we went to New York to see the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade. This also meant that we would be able to witness the arrival of Santa Claus / Father Christmas and welcome him for the unofficial kick-off of the Christmas season. Seb and I caught the… Read More »

Main Street at Disney all dressed up

Thanksgiving in the sun

Main Street at Disney all dressed up

We were lucky enough to spend our second Thanksgiving in the US with members of our family which, as I understand it, is one of the nicest ways to spend it. The fact that this meant going to Orlando for the weekend was an added bonus. The warmth of the sun seeping through to frozen bones welcomed us as we got off the plane. Is there any nicer way of starting a holiday than to feel… Read More »